The Kagamil Island Marine IBA occupies 551,516 acres of pelagic open water habitat. The IBA is located in the Bering Sea - Aleutian Basin ecoregion within the Aleutian Islands. The centroid of this IBA is 2.6 km from the nearest land.

It Kagamil Island Marine IBA is owned and managed as: federal-other and state-other, and has the following primary uses: fisheries/aquaculture-other. It is exposed to the following threat types: aquaculture/fisheries, boats, habitat fragmentation, natural events-other, nutrient pollution, and water pollution

The Kagamil Island Marine is an IBA for the following species: Glaucous-winged Gull and Whiskered Auklet. It contains an estimated 6,309 Glaucous-winged Gull (non-breeding) and 57,087 Whiskered Auklet (breeding).

Ornithological Summary

Kagamil Island Marine is an IBA for the following species: Glaucous-winged Gull and Whiskered Auklet. It contains an estimated 6,309 Glaucous-winged Gull (non-breeding) and 57,087 Whiskered Auklet (breeding). These estimates are based on the analysis of 184 non-breeding surveys and 204 breeding surveys. These surveys were conducted between April 22, 1975 and August 04, 2009.

Conservation Issues

The Kagamil Island Marine IBA is threatened by: aquaculture/fisheries, boats, habitat fragmentation, natural events-other, nutrient pollution, and water pollution.

Ownership

The Kagamil Island Marine IBA is owned and managed as: federal-other and state-other.

Habitat

The Kagamil Island Marine IBA is characterized by the following habitat types: open water. The IBA is located in the Bering Sea - Aleutian Basin ecoregion with the Aleutian Islands. The average water depth is -404.5 m and ranges from -2210.0 m to 0.0 m.

Land Use

The Kagamil Island Marine IBA is used for: fisheries/aquaculture-other.

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